Dion Waiters, Daniel Gibson MRIs reveal minor injuries

Spruce Derden-US PRESSWIRE

Cleveland Cavaliers guards Dion Waiters and Daniel Gibson injuries both proved to be minor.

After undergoing MRIs on Wednesday Cleveland Cavaliers guards Dion Waiters and Daniel Gibson both were revealed not to have any major injuries.

Waiters has a bruised left ring finger after hitting his hand on the rim during the Cavs' 91-78 loss to the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday. He has been cleared to to play. Waiters is the second-leading scorer on the Cavaliers, averaging 15.0 points per game in his rookie season.

Gibson has missed three of the last six games with a sore right elbow and will continue to receive treatment. Gibson is averaging 9.1 points per game, top among the Cavs bench players. Gibson also received a electromyogram to check for any nerve damage in his elbow.

The Cavs have lost four straight and are in last place in the Central Division at 3-12. They next take on the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. ET in Atlanta.

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